American History

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ONLINE DATABASES

African American History Online (Facts on File)

African American History Online explores more than 500 years of the African-American experience--containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an
image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.


American History Online (Facts on File)

Spanning more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history of the United States. Content Features: Biographies, Events and Topics, Primary Sources, Timelines, Image Gallery, Maps and Charts and more.


American Indian History Online (Facts on File)

Facts On File’s American Indian History Online database offers fast access to more than 15,000 years of culture and history. The database includes event and topic entries, biographies, images, legends, primary sources, timeline entries, maps and charts.


American Women's History Online (Facts on File)

American Women’s History Online is an authoritative reference database containing biographies, historical and topical subject entries, primary source documents, maps and charts, an image gallery, and general and subject-specific timelines that cover more than 500 years of American women’s history.


Ancient & Medieval History Online (Facts on File)

Ancient and Medieval History Online provides thorough coverage of eight civilizations—ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, and ancient and medieval Asia.

Facts on File

A general index to educational databases in the areas of Curriculum Resources, Science, History, Multiculturalism, Geography, Career Guidance and Forms.

History (Salem Press)

History from the fifties, sixties, seventies, eighties and nineties in America. Included are Great Events from History:The Ancient World, the 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Modern World History Online (Facts on File)

Modern World History Online covers the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. This comprehensive online resource contains thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, images, maps and charts, primary source documents, and timeline entries.

New Jersey County Histories

Full text searching to explore the histories of New Jersey's counties through books published between 1872 and 1900.

WEBSITES


America's Story from America's Library

American History by State

American Memory by the Library of Congress

Calisphere: Digital Resources - University of California

Digital History - University of Houston

Fold3: The web's premier collection of original military records

Historical Maps & Atlases - Genealogy Inc.

History Central

National Museum of American History

Teaching American History

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

The Lincoln Archive

The National Archives - Eyewitness

The Salem Witch Trials

USHistory.org

World War II Interactive Collection